Cats and Dogs

For my grandfather’s birthday, I made him a tie. The actual sewing of it was fairly simple (no complicated seams or sleeves or buttonholes!) but I had a little trouble getting my head around the repeating pattern. There were a few false starts before I got it right. Here’s the original pattern. All the littleContinue reading “Cats and Dogs”

M.C. Escher

I first remember seeing Escher’s work while at primary school. We were given a piece of his to copy, so I dutifully started drawing some of the plants from┬áthe corner of his lithograph “Waterfall”. I ran out of time, and never finished anything else, but I did gain a love of his work. Over theContinue reading “M.C. Escher”